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Online Video Consultations

Online Podiatry consultations

Online video consultations are now available at Footcare Scotland. It is clear, that with the current situation we will need to adapt to a new way of working. With social distancing making face to face appointments difficult, we are now using technology to bring our knowledge and expertise to you in the comfort and safety…

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How to treat plantar fasciitis at home?

Plantar fasciitis

If you have developed pain in the bottom of your heel that is worst in the morning, then there is a very good chance that you have plantar fasciitis.  Plantar fasciitis is a very common and very frustrating condition.  It  can stop you from doing the activities you love, and generally makes life a bit…

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Do Orthotics work?


Have you ever seen orthotics or insoles in people’s shoes and wondered “what do those actually do?”, “Do I need them?”, “Do they make a difference?”or “Do orthotics work?”. At Footcare Scotland, we specialise in the treatment of foot, ankle and lower limb musculoskeletal injuries.  We use orthotics (foot orthoses), where appropriate, to help manage…

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Why do I have heel pain?

heel pain

If you are suffering from heel pain, you are certainly not alone!  Heel pain is a very common problem and affects around 10% of people. Sometimes it can be caused by a specific injury but most of the time it caused by repetitive stress. There are actually many conditions that could be causing your pain,…

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How much does it cost to see a private Podiatrist in Edinburgh?

Private Podiatrist in Edinburgh

Private podiatry treatment is becoming increasingly popular due to the convenience and flexibility of the services available.   With NHS services stretched, you may not qualify for NHS treatment, or face long waiting lists to be seen. It is in these situations where private podiatry becomes an invaluable and essential service. Footcare Scotland are private Podiatrists…

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